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- Date of birth:
- May 9th, 1913 (Greifenberg/Pommerania, Germany)
- Date of death:
- September 2nd, 1944 (Kaikasi (near Vecpiebalga), Latvia)
Walter Neitzel died on September 2nd, 1944 of his wounds received on August 26th, 1944. He was posthumouslt promoted to Oberstleutnant.
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- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Kommandeur 1. / Grenadier-Regiment 409
- Awarded on:
- September 5th, 1944
- - FELLGIEBEL, W.P., Elite of theThird Reich, Helion & Company Limited, Solihull, 2003.
- PATZWALL, K. & SCHERZER, V., Das Deutsche Kreuz 1941-1945, Verlag Klaus D. Patzwall, Norderstedt, 2001.
- Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.